Search for Common Ground is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Search for Common Ground may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 10 July 2012.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
name and job title
contact information including email address
demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
other information relevant to customer surveys and similar tools
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping
We may use the information to improve our programs and services.
We may periodically send informational email about our programs or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We will never sell or loan your information.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages you visit on our website. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to you and other customers’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to enable you to easily visit other entities’ websites. Please note that we do not have any control over other entities’ websites and they are not governed by this privacy statement. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide to such sites.
Controlling your personal information
You may request details of personal information about you which we hold under the Data Protection Act 1998. We may charge you a small fee to cover the administrative costs of retrieving and sharing this information with you. If you would like a copy of the information about you that we hold, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe that any information about you that we hold is incorrect or incomplete, please email us as soon as possible at email@example.com. We will promptly correct any incorrect information.